iPhone update re-locking handsets, disabling 3rd-party apps?

Evan Blass
E. Blass|09.27.07

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Evan Blass
September 27, 2007 2:46 PM
In this article: 1.1.1, apple, iphone, unlock, update
iPhone update re-locking handsets, disabling 3rd-party apps?
So as the first iPhone owners update their phones to firmware 1.1.1, we're getting reports in that not only do third-party applications no longer work, but a post-update reactivation requires a genuine AT&T SIM. In other words, it looks like Apple may have just disabled thousands of unlocked phones around the world. Stay tuned for more as we test this ourselves...
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